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Feb 14, 2017, 09:41 ET Love Has No Labels Collaborates with the NFL to Create Fans of Love on Valentine's Day

To coincide with Valentine's Day, the Ad Council, R/GA and an unprecedented group of brand partners launched, "Fans of Love," an extension of the...


Feb 01, 2017, 09:00 ET Ad Council and Viacom Launch "LISTEN" PSA Campaign with Facing Addiction, Taking New Approach - and Bringing New Solutions - to Addressing America's Addiction Crisis

The Ad Council, the largest producer of public service campaigns in the U.S., in partnership with Viacom, home to premier global brands in media...


Oct 19, 2016, 20:11 ET Futures Without Violence and the Department of Justice Launch Public Awareness Campaign on Children's Exposure to Violence

Today, Futures Without Violence, in partnership with the Department of Justice, announced the launch of the first national campaign that will raise...


Oct 05, 2016, 11:19 ET Groundbreaking Social Good Emoji Empowers Teens to Take a Stand Against Bullying Through Leading Digital Partnerships for Bullying Prevention Month

The Ad Council's I Am A Witness campaign is bringing together the top digital companies in the teen space for the second iteration of the...


Sep 28, 2016, 12:29 ET La campaña "#BeUnderstood" de Understood.org y del Ad Council ayuda a los padres a experimentar los problemas de aprendizaje y atención a través de los ojos de un niño

 El 78% de los padres cree que a cualquier niño le irá bien en la escuela si se esfuerza lo suficiente. Sin embargo, en realidad,...


Sep 28, 2016, 10:21 ET "#BeUnderstood" Campaign from Understood.org and the Ad Council Helps Parents Experience Learning and Attention Issues Through the Eyes of a Child

 78% of parents believe that any child can do well in school if he or she tries hard enough. But in reality, many children are already trying...


Sep 20, 2016, 12:16 ET Los niños pasajeros que viajan desabrochados están en riesgo

A medida del comienzo de La Semana Nacional de la Seguridad del Niño Pasajero (18 al 24 de septiembre), los funcionarios de seguridad...


Sep 19, 2016, 12:10 ET NHTSA Highlights Seat Belts and Car Seats during Child Passenger Safety Week

 As Child Passenger Safety Week (September 18-24) kicks off, the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Safety Administration...


Sep 01, 2016, 15:16 ET Septiembre es el Mes Nacional de la Preparación

 A medida que las personas cada vez más buscan información mediante sus dispositivos móviles, FEMA y la Campaña Ready...


Sep 01, 2016, 15:03 ET September is National Preparedness Month

 As people increasingly seek information through their mobile devices, FEMA and the Ready Campaign are tapping into social media and other new...


Aug 18, 2016, 09:00 ET The Ad Council and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation Launch Public Service Advertising Campaign to Inspire Adults to Finish High School

 The Ad Council and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation today launched new public service ads (PSAs) to support their national Finish Your...


Aug 18, 2016, 09:00 ET The Ad Council and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation Launch Public Service Advertising Campaign to Inspire Adults to Finish High School

 The Ad Council and the Dollar General Literacy Foundation today launched new public service ads (PSAs) to support their national Finish Your...


Aug 18, 2016, 09:00 ET El Ad Council y el Dollar General Literacy Foundation lanzan campaña de publicidad de servicio público para alentar a los adultos a terminar la high school

 El Ad Council y el Dollar General Literacy Foundation lanzaron hoy nuevos anuncios de servicio público (PSA, por sus siglas en...


Aug 09, 2016, 09:00 ET Wildfire Ashes Rise Up to Teach Americans About Lesser-Known Fire Starts in New Smokey Bear PSAs

 In honor of Smokey Bear's 72nd birthday, the Ad Council, the U.S. Forest Service, and the National Association of State Foresters (NASF)...


Jul 12, 2016, 09:41 ET America, Let's Do Lunch™

 More than 10 million (1 in 6) seniors in the U.S. face the threat of hunger and more than 15 million (1 in 4) are living in isolation. ...


Jul 05, 2016, 12:22 ET Love Has No Labels Launches "We Are America" on Independence Day Sharing that to Love America is to Love All Americans

 To coincide with Independence Day, the Ad Council, R/GA and an unprecedented group of brands launched "We Are America," an extension of the...


Jun 20, 2016, 09:00 ET National Campaign Encourages Acceptance and Support for Refugees in the U.S.

 The Ad Council today launched a groundbreaking public service campaign designed to encourage audiences to welcome and support refugees who...


Jun 08, 2016, 13:37 ET El Departamento de Transporte de los EE.UU., Ad Council y Project Yellow Light anuncian los nombres de los ganadores de la 5ª edición anual del Concurso de Becas Estudiantiles para Difundir los Riesgos de Manejar Distraidos

 El día de hoy la Administración Nacional de Seguridad del Tráfico en Carreteras (NHTSA) del Departamento de Transporte de los...


Jun 08, 2016, 13:12 ET U.S. Department of Transportation, Ad Council and Project Yellow Light Announce Winners of the 5th Annual Student Scholarship Contest to Promote the Dangers of Distracted Driving

 Today the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the Ad Council and Project Yellow Light...


Mar 24, 2016, 09:00 ET Saving is a Top Priority for Millennials, but Two-Thirds Say Impulse Spending is a Major Barrier

 According to a new survey from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Ad Council, one in three millennials (34...


Mar 09, 2016, 09:00 ET 59% de los asientos de seguridad para autos no se usan correctamente y la tercera parte de los niños que murieron en accidentes de auto iban sin ningún tipo de sujeción en el momento del choque

WASHINGTON, 9 de marzo de 2016 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Cada 33 segundos un menor de 13 años está implicado en un choque...


Jan 21, 2016, 11:45 ET Novedosa campaña de anuncios de servicio público está dirigida a los 86 millones de adultos estadounidenses con prediabetes

 Bajar de peso y estar más saludable ocupan los primeros lugares en la lista de resoluciones de Año Nuevo de todas las personas....


Jan 21, 2016, 10:41 ET First-of-its-Kind PSA Campaign Targets the 86 Million American Adults with Prediabetes

 Losing weight and being healthier are at the top of everyone's New Year's resolutions. But, despite the best intentions, work, kids, and...


Dec 23, 2015, 14:41 ET El Departamento de Transporte de los Estados Unidos, el Ad Council y el Television Bureau of Advertising se asocian para evitar las muertes causadas por conductores ebrios durante las fiestas de fin de año

NUEVA YORK, 23 de diciembre de 2015 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — El período entre las Navidades y el Año Nuevo suele...


Dec 18, 2015, 14:58 ET Personajes de Kung Fu Panda 3 tienen participación estelar en nuevos anuncios de servicio público para promover el involucramiento paterno

 En una iniciativa que se propone inspirar a los hombres y apoyarlos en el compromiso con la paternidad responsable, el Centro Nacional de...